Milwaukee Brewers reliever Jeremy Jeffress found himself in a jam in the ninth-inning. With the bases loaded and two outs, pinch hitter Brian Dozier had a chance to tie the game with one swing of the bat. Instead, Jeffress struck out Dozier looking and the Milwaukee Brewers held on in Game 3 to beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 4-0. Milwaukee leads this season 2-1.
Ryan Braun hit an RBI single in the first-inning for the Brewers. Milwaukee scored on a wild pitch in the sixth-inning. Orlando Arcia hit a two-run homer for the Milwaukee Brewers in the seventh-inning off of Walker Buehler.
Jhoulys Chacin (1-0) was the winning pitcher for Milwaukee. He pitched 5.1 innings and gave up three hits. Chacin walked two batters and struck out six.
Walker Buehler (0-1) was the losing pitcher for Los Angeles. He pitched seven innings and gave up five hits and four runs. Buehler walked one batter and struck out eight.
Jeremy Jeffress picked up his first save for the Brewers. He pitched one inning and gave up two hits. Jeffress walked a batter and struck out two.
Game 4 will be on Tuesday night at Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles. Gio Gonzales of the Milwaukee Brewers and Rich Hill of the Los Angeles Dodgers is the projected pitching match up for Game 4.